Chinese Dramas

Dramas: A Smile is Beautiful

A Smile is Beautiful (微微一笑很倾城) aka Love O2O and some other variations of how smiles can be beautiful and alluring, is the Chinese drama that took mainland China by storm this summer. I saw countless ads for it in the Beijing subway stations when I visited this past summer, just before it started airing. I'm probably part… Continue reading Dramas: A Smile is Beautiful

Chinese Dramas, Drama Reviews

Drama Review: The Whirlwind Girl (旋风少女)

Yang Yang, Chen Xiang For a show that had a lot of people and plotlines that I didn't really care for, The Whirlwind Girl (旋风少女) still ended up being strangely addicting and watchable. I wholeheartedly believe that is because of two people: Ruo Bai (Yang Yang) and Ting Hao (Chen Xiang). The Premise Enter: one girl,… Continue reading Drama Review: The Whirlwind Girl (旋风少女)